1952 Washington Redskins season

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1952 Washington Redskins season
Head coachCurly Lambeau
OwnerGeorge Preston Marshall
Home fieldGriffith Stadium
Results
Record4–8
Division place6th NFL American
Playoff finishdid not qualify

The 1952 Washington Redskins season was the franchise's 21st season in the National Football League (NFL) and their 15th in Washington, D.C.. the team failed to improve on their 5–7 record from 1951 and finished 4-8.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 29, 1952 at Chicago Cardinals W 23–7
17,837
2 October 5, 1952 at Green Bay Packers L 35–20
9,657
3 October 12, 1952 Chicago Cardinals L 17–6
24,600
4 October 19, 1952 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 28–24
22,604
5 October 26, 1952 at Cleveland Browns L 19–15
32,496
6 November 2, 1952 Pittsburgh Steelers L 24–23
25,866
7 November 9, 1952 at Philadelphia Eagles L 38–20
16,932
8 November 16, 1952 San Francisco 49ers L 23–17
28,997
9 November 23, 1952 New York Giants L 14–10
21,125
10 November 30, 1952 Cleveland Browns L 48–21
22,679
11 December 7, 1952 at New York Giants W 27–17
21,237
12 December 14, 1952 Philadelphia Eagles W 27–21
22,468

Standings[edit]

NFL American Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
Cleveland Browns 8 4 0 .667 7–3 310 213 L1
Philadelphia Eagles 7 5 0 .583 6–4 252 271 L1
New York Giants 7 5 0 .583 5–4 234 231 W1
Pittsburgh Steelers 5 7 0 .417 4–5 300 273 L1
Chicago Cardinals 4 8 0 .333 3–7 172 221 L2
Washington Redskins 4 8 0 .333 4–6 237 287 W2

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.